|Akron Vee-Jitsu Club|
|Shihan James Roma,
Kudan (Ninth Black)
|Keith Jemison, Rokudan|
|Eric Lance, Shichidan
|1995 – began training in Shotokan karate from
Shihan Keith Jemison and Shihan Lee Harris
1998 – received Shodan in Shotokan Karate from
Shihan Lee Harris
Mr. Dabney assisted as an instructor at the American Karate
Academy (Akron, Ohio). He began his
Vee-jitsu training at the Akron Vee-jitsu Club in May of 2000.
|2000 – started training at Akron Vee-jitsu Club.
2020 – received Yodan in Vee-jitsu from Jim Roma, Kudan.
Sensei Theodis ‘Shep’ Sheppard has continued to be an invaluable
assistant instructor. He has also expanded his training by studying
with Sensei Jemison at the Extended School of the Vee Arts and
also by studying some Chinese arts with Sifu Lee Burnett.
|Russel Neal, Shodan|
|Ziad Chiti, Shodan|
|Randy McCoy, Sandan|
|Sensei Randy McCoy has been a student of Shihan Jim
Roma since early 2000. He has been Shihan Jim’s ‘right
arm’ in keeping Vee-jitsu alive and prospering in Ohio.
Randy is affectionately called ‘Mr. Vee-jitsu’ by his fellow
students because of his passion and dedication to Professor
Vee and the propagation of Professor Vee’s original and
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|Mr. Neal had earned a black belt ranking in Kodokan Judo
before earning his black belt in Vee-jitsu. Sensei Neal owns
his own business and is a councilman in Akron, Ohio